Ambulance Service District Commission

Name Ambulance Service District Commission
Contact Person Donna Newchurch - CEO, LA Ambulance Alliance
Mailing Address Post Office Box 242
Plattenville, LA 70393
Phone Number 985-513-3593
Fax Number 985-369-4461
Board Email
Website --
Legal Authority R.S. 40:1236.25
Year Created 2010
Organizational Placement N/A
Purpose/Function The duties of the Commission shall be: o to represent the public interest in facilitating ambulance care in the State; o to pursue grant funds to advance first responder services; o to enter into cooperative agreements with other public and private entities; and o to assist ambulance providers in obtaining lowest possible cost for equipment and supplies through group purchasing.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 6
Number Currently Serving: 4
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 0
Estimated number in current year: 1
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 0
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency:
Other (explain)    State Agency:
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
Notes Two board member positions have not yet been filled but recommendations for these positions have been sent to the Governor's office.
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